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  • Georgian Bay cottage rentals
  • Ontario cottage resort
  • Excellent fishing - boat & motor rentals
  • Honey Harbour & 30,000 Islands vacation destination
  • On site marina facility, boat docking & sand beach
  • Fully equipped housekeeping cottages

Welcome to Hall's Housekeeping Cottages, a special place for all those who appreciate the amazing natural wonders of Georgian Bay and Muskoka, a remarkable Ontario cottage country destination area. Our Lakefront cottage resort, located in beautiful Honey Harbour - the gateway to the spectacular 30,000 Islands of Georgian Bay, promises families, couples and groups, a memorable waterfront vacation on the sandy shores of Georgian Bay.

Located approximately 150 km (90 miles) north of Metropolitan Toronto in Honey Harbour, Ontario, Canada, Hall's Housekeeping Cottage Resort is just a pleasant 90 minute drive from the GTA. This family-friendly lakefront resort on Georgian Bay is situated in Honey Harbour; the gateway to the 30,000 Islands of Georgian Bay and the heart of the magnificent Muskoka / Georgian Bay tourist region. For many years, the owners of Hall's Cottages have warmly welcomed vacationers to their Ontario resort for family holidays, fishing weekends, romantic couple's getaways, and family reunions.

Hall's Cottages Hall's Cottage Resort is a family run, four-season Ontario resort featuring 12 sparkling clean and newly renovated housekeeping cottages for rental and many on-site amenities, including safe sand beach, boat docking, fishing boat rentals, children's play area and complimentary use of our canoes, paddleboats. Hall's Cottages is located in the small Ontario resort community of Honey Harbour. Situated within an easy driving distance from Toronto and the GTA, Honey Harbour is a well-known Ontario vacation resort destination of unparallel beauty. The area provides an ideal natural environment for biking, hiking, cross-country skiing, kayaking, canoeing, snowmobiling and some of the finest fishing in Canada. As well, our Honey Harbour resort is close to the many popular tourist attractions of Muskoka, Parry Sound and the Georgian Bay region. Whether you are planning a two-week Ontario resort vacation or a two-night resort getaway, you will find Hall's Cottages to be a comfortable and friendly home away from home - a place where you will want to return to again and again.

For family cottage vacations, couples romantic getaways, girl's weekends, fishing holidays, and mid-week getaways, our Georgian Bay resort has the ideal efficiency cottage for rent to suit any group and ensure a wonderful Ontario vacation in cottage country is had by all. Our quality modern cottages stand well apart from one another to allow for privacy. All of our two bedroom cottages and three bedroom cottages are close to the water's edge and offer lovely views of Georgian Bay waters. We are a family owned Ontario cottage resort that has been in business providing tourist accommodations for many years. We have built a solid reputation as a fine Georgian Bay resort known for its well-maintained and well-built cottages, and for our friendly atmosphere and warm hospitality. We are proud of Hall's Housekeeping Cottages and are always striving to make our resort a place where our guest can come to relax and unwind, and to feel that Halls Cottages is a home away from home.

lakefront rental cottages At Hall's Housekeeping Cottages we have a total of twelve modern efficiency housekeeping cottages by the lake, including ten 2-bedroom cottages and two 3-bedroom cottages. We take great pride in the care and maintenance of our resort property and especially in the cleanliness of our housekeeping cottages. All of our rental cottages have private decks that overlook Georgian Bay and provide exceptional views of the water and the spectacular evening sunsets that this side of the bay is famous for. Unlike most Ontario cottage resorts, all of our lakefront rental cottages are equipped with air conditioning, to ensure your complete comfort, even during the hottest days of the summer. Our two-bedroom cottages have 3 piece bathrooms and our three-bedroom cottages have 4 piece bathrooms. All cottages have well equipped kitchens, with fridge, stove, microwave, coffee maker, dishes, utensils, and cooking equipment, to make food preparation easy and convenient. As well, all of our waterfront cottages have satellite TV and complimentary Wi-Fi. Guests need only bring linens and towels. Alternatively, should you wish, these items can be supplied upon request for a fee.

dock facilities For our guests' exclusive use, there are BBQ facilities and picnic tables conveniently located next to the cottages and near the waterfront. A large fire pit by the beach is a favorite gathering point in the evenings, a place where guests like to sit and talk while enjoying the night sky and roasting a marshmallow or two. For family vacations with young children, a children's play area is close by. Older children and teens will like our park where there is room for sports and games. Couples, families and seniors all enjoy our private sand beach for swimming, sun bathing and castle building. The beach is especially good for young children as the water is quite shallow. In addition, with every lakefront cottage rental, the use of our canoes and paddleboats is complimentary. Onsite boat docking and onsite motor boat rentals are two other advantages of booking an Ontario cottage vacation at Hall's Housekeeping Cottages. Our resort's dock facilities can accommodate boats up to 40'. We also have brand new fishing boats for rent that can get you to some of the best fishing in the world.

winter fun Hall's Housekeeping Cottages is a four season resort and offers many activities for the entire family year round. During the winter months the area comes alive with winter sportsman and outdoor enthusiasts. Hall's Cottages makes a great home base for a snowmobile getaway or a weekend on the trails. Muskoka's snowmobile trail system runs right in front of the resort. From Hall's Cottages, you can get to any place in Ontario that you would like to go by the trail system. Naturally, our Georgian Bay resort is also an ideal destination for those who enjoy cross country skiing, snowshoeing, and of course, ice fishing. Local ski hills are as close as 40 minutes away, for those who enjoy downhill skiing. In winter, Honey Harbour becomes a winter wonderland. Every year the region can depend on an abundant snowfall that turns this Georgian Bay hamlet and the surrounding district into a scene worthy of any picture postcard. Once the bay freezes over, snowmobiling and ice fishing are the main attractions in Honey Harbour. Snow mobile rentals and ice hut rentals are available close by. As well, you will also find the frozen waters offer opportunities for some great wilderness cross country skiing and snowshoeing on the bay and around the islands. Strap on your skis or snowshoes and start your adventure right from the deck of your rental cottage at Halls Cottages. Halls Cottages is the perfect winter cottage resort in Ontario and a great base for winter activities.

bond fire During the spring, summer and autumn, the waters of Georgian Bay offer some of finest recreational opportunities in Canada, and the best fresh water fishing and boating to be found anywhere. The Georgian Bay region and Muskoka is a world class tourist destination and Hall’s Housekeeping Cottages in Honey Harbour is ideally located close to some of the area's most interesting attractions, yet far enough away to ensure peace and quiet here at our tranquil setting by the water's edge. We are just 25 minutes from the towns of Midland and Penetanguishene by boat or 45 minutes by car. In Midland and Penetanguishene you will find a wealth of interesting things to see and do, including Sainte-Marie Among the Hurons, Wye Marsh, Discovery Harbour and the Martyrs Shrine. Less than an hour away, Casino Rama boasts 2,500 slots, 110 gaming tables and a 5,000 seat entertainment complex that showcases well-known performers.

30,000 islands Considered by many to be the best fresh water cruising grounds in the world, Georgian Bay features more than 2,000 kilometres of shoreline and over 30,000 islands. Due to its great size, Georgian Bay is sometimes referred to as Canada's Sixth Great Lake. Georgian Bay boating can be a terrific experience. From our Honey Harbour resort, you can travel extensively by water to practically anywhere in the World, through the Great Lakes and the Trent Canal System. Closer to the resort, it is just a quick boat ride to the fabulous 30,000 islands of Georgian Bay, where you can spend many pleasant hours on the water exploring. In addition to their beautiful large beaches, Beausoleil Island has some long trails for those that would like to go for nature hikes.

cliffs of granite Georgian Bay, with windswept pines, towering cliffs of granite, coveted beaches and clear blue waters, is legendary as one of the better spots for fishing in Ontario. Here you will find that the fishing is good for Pike, Walleye, Small Mouth Bass, Muskie, Salmon and more. At Hall’s Housekeeping Cottages, we have everything to make your Georgian Bay fishing retreat or Ontario fishing weekend a success. Ask about our off-season fishing packages and specials for anglers that include a motor boat with your cottage rental.

camp fire The awe-inspiring natural beauty, rich heritage and a wealth of year-round recreational opportunities have made Georgian Bay and west Muskoka a favorite Ontario vacation destination. For generations, spending week of two at an Ontario lakefront cottage has been a passion for many fortunate Canadians. It is the kind of holiday that everyone should experience at least once in their life time. An early morning coffee by the lake; fishing from a canoe at sunset; roasting marshmallows and sharing stories by the bonfire, these classic cottage country moments create fond memories that will last a lifetime. At Hall's Cottage Resort, you will find all the elements that make a Muskoka cottage vacation so special. For an amazing family vacation, romantic couple's getaway or fun fishing weekend, enjoy a traditional Ontario cottage vacation in our affordable rental cottages that offer a breath taking view of scenic Georgian Bay. Inquire about our seniors' vacation discounts and our seasonal specials that make for an economical family vacation or cottage resort getaway.

A wonderful Ontario fishing vacation awaits you at Halls Cottage Resort. For a weekend fishing getaway with the boys, a couple's fishing escape or a week-long family fishing holiday on Georgian Bay, our Honey Harbour housekeeping cottage resort is the perfect choice for your fishing adventure. Our cottages are right on the water, and for your convenience, we have fishing boats with motors available for rent here at the resort. For the avid angler or for those who simply want to tour the waters of Georgian Bay around Honey Harbour, our motorized boat rentals for fishing or sight-seeing are available by the half-day, week or weekend. We have for rent new 14 foot and16 foot Lund fishing boats, powered by Mercury 4 stroke 9.9 and 20 HP engines.

Providing a wide range of fishing opportunities, here on Georgian Bay you will discover an exciting mix of deep open water, sheltered bays, channels, inlets and islands. One of the most diverse fish habitants in Ontario, Georgian Bay has everything from shallow weedy bays to rocky shoals. Classified by the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources as Central Ontario Fishing Division 14, this area is famous for Northern Pike, Walleye/Pickerel, Small Mouth Bass and Large Mouth Bass. Other fish common to the area are Lake Trout, Muskie, Sturgeon, Crappie, Gar and Salmon. Fishing on Georgian Bay is good year round, but especially during the spring, summer and fall months.

Our four season Ontario cottage resort offers the best of both worlds. With an ideal location within the small village of Honey Harbour, Ontario, our resort guests are within easy walking distance to groceries, fishing supplies and services, yet our private, spacious and well-treed resort property on the shores of Georgian Bay feels like it is far away from it all, providing peace, quiet and a true sense of escape from the stress and concerns of every day life.

The Georgian Bay resort community of Honey Harbour is a sleepy little hamlet that comes to life during the summer months when tourists, cottagers and boaters arrive. Known as the gateway to the 30,000 Islands of Georgian Bay, Honey Harbour has shops and galleries, a post office, bakery, grocery and liquor store and over a dozen marinas (including our own Halls Cottages Marina). These busy marinas are where Georgian Bay cottagers store the boats that get them to their water access cottages. With boats, water taxis, and yacht tenders coming and going, the Honey Harbour waterfront can be an exciting place.

It's never too late to book a Georgian Bay spring getaway. We have attractive off-season rates for all weekly rentals of our lakeside housekeeping cottages in the spring. During the months of May and June, we also offer select weekend specials and great rates when you rent one of our fully equipped cottages for a fun-filled weekend at our Honey Harbour resort on beautiful Georgian Bay. As well, you can call us for any last minute deals or fill in specials that might be available. Popular weekends at the resort, like Mother Day weekend, Father's Day weekend and the Victoria Day long weekend, are extremely popular and book up fast. Be sure to reserve your cottage rental well in advance.

Spring marks the start of fishing season in Georgian Bay's Honey Harbour and 30,000 Islands region. Hall's Housekeeping Cottages on Georgian Bay is located in Central Ontario Fishing Division 14. Unbelievable pike and walleye fishing can be found during the months of May and June, here in zone 14. Each spring, our lakeside cottage resort welcomes fishing parties to Honey Harbour for fishing getaway weekends, midweek fishing holidays and week-long fishing vacations. We have many guests, some coming as far away as the central states, who return each spring to enjoy the warm hospitality, comfortable accommodations and fabulous fishing available at our Georgian Bay resort.

Our Honey Harbour cottage resort offers Georgian Bay vacationers a comfortable home away from home. A place where you can relax, unwind and enjoy the lovely waters of Georgian Bay and the beautiful landscape that surrounds it. You will feel comfortable knowing that upon your arrival, your rental cottage will be ready for you, immaculately clean and very well equipped. At Hall's Cottages we want your cottage resort vacation with us to be full of fond memories of days by the lake; paddling, fishing and swimming or simply enjoying the view. Vacationing at an Ontario cottage resort, like Halls Cottages, has many advantages over booking a holiday at private cottage rental. A housekeeping cottage resort will have many more amenities than a private cottage could possible offer; things like children's play areas, a selection of kayaks and canoes, and motor boat rentals, to name just a few. As well, a cottage resort will have staff on-hand, and usually the resort owner, who is pleased to provide information about the area and a list of things to do. They will also be right there when you need them, in the rare case that something goes wrong. Cottage resorts are especially great for families with children. Here at Halls cottages, children meet new friends. They play and have fun, leaving their parent's time to relax close by.

An Ontario winter vacation at Halls Cottages in Honey Harbour puts you and your family in a fully equipped housekeeping cottage on the shores of Georgian Bay, deep in the heart of Ontario's favorite snow-covered cottage country playground. Whether you choose to simply relax by the fire in the peace and quiet of your comfortable waterfront cottage while enjoying the lovely winter scenery or you are anxious to take part in all the many fun winter activities available here in Honey Harbour, you've come to the right place. Just 90 minutes north of the GTA in the fabulous Muskoka Lakes region, Halls Cottages offers Georgian Bay cottage rentals for family vacations, couples escapes, fishing weekends and family reunions. During the winter months, there is so much to do here. For the snowmobile enthusiast, hundreds of miles of groomed Muskoka snowmobile trails can be accessed right from your rental cottage. If you enjoy cross country skiing or snow shoeing, we invite you to try the many groomed Nordic and wilderness trails in the area. Naturally, Georgian Bay, a world class fishing destination, also offers great ice fishing fun and it's right outside your door. Downhill skiing and snowboarding is available less than 30 minutes away at Mount St Louis Moonstone Ski hill.

Georgian Bay is the world's largest fresh water archipelago and truly a fresh water paradise for naturalists, sportsmen, boaters and those who love the water. It contains Manitoulin Island, the world's largest freshwater island, and Wasaga Beach, the world's longest freshwater beach. Georgian Bay is home to three National Parks and two designated Biosphere Reserves and the entrance to the Trent Severn Waterway. A complex maze of islands, bays, inlets and shoals, the 30,000 Islands of Georgian Bay, where Halls Cottages is located, was designated as a Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO in 2004.

Hall's Cottages is located on Georgian Bay in Honey Harbour, right in the heart of the 30,000 Islands tourist destination. This is one of the most popular tourism destinations in Ontario due to its beautiful scenery and wonderful summer weather. Our lakeside housekeeping cottage resort is perfect for family vacations, and is right in the backyard for those living in the GTA. The next time you are looking for a family vacation destination in Ontario, look us up in the 30,000 Islands on Georgian Bay.

Year after year, people keep coming back to vacation on Georgian Bay in Ontario. The area's relaxing atmosphere and its awe-inspiring nature beauty causes some people to never even consider vacationing anywhere else. It seems you can get hooked on Georgian Bay. Whether from the GTA and southern Ontario, from out of province or from around the globe, people fall in love with this beautiful Ontario vacation destination. This year, why not experience what many have discovered and book an Ontario family vacation at our Honey Harbour housekeeping cottage resort, right on the waters of Georgian Bay.

Eventually for everyone the stresses and responsibilities of work and everyday life can get to be too much. We need to sometimes slow down, and take a moment to just sit back and enjoy life. If you're looking to get away for a while, why not book a rental cottage in Ontario? You can save on the time and cost of travelling south for a vacation, and still get the wonderful trip that you deserve. Whether you're taking your family for a week off, someone special for a romantic weekend escape, or even just looking to get away with some friends, booking a lakeside rental cottage may just be exactly what you're looking for.

For everyone growing up, memories from family cottage vacations always stand out. Whether it's the freedom of summer, meeting new people on the lake, night time campfires, or all of the above, there's just something magical about Ontario cottage vacations. At Halls Housekeeping Cottages, we give you the ability to help create these wonderful family memories without needing to outright own a vacation property. Our housekeeping cottages have full amenities, so you and your family can enjoy your privacy on vacation and lose yourself in relaxation.

When you're in Ontario, the summers can sometimes seem to go by in a flash, so it's important to always make every weekend count and there is no better way to spend a weekend than on a family cottage getaway. Our Georgian Bay housekeeping cottage resort makes the perfect setting for you and your family to get out of the city for a summer weekend or a weeklong Ontario vacation. We have great amenities on site and lots of activities for the whole family.

Georgian Bay in central Ontario is home to some of the finest fresh-water fishing in the world. From the waters of Georgian Bay, you can catch all kinds of different fish, including Pike, Muskie, Trout, and more. Halls Cottage Resort, located in the Honey Harbour - the gateway to the 30,000 islands of Georgian Bay, is the ideal base for a fishing holiday. At Hall's Cottages, guests have access to wonderful fishing just steps from their cottage door. We offer special Ontario fishing packages for both weeklong fishing trips and weekend fishing excursions. For more info on our resort fishing packages, please give us a call.

Our winterized cottages on Georgian Bay provide cozy accommodations and are great for families looking for an affordable March Break vacation in Ontario or for a special place to spend their Christmas resort vacation in cottage country. Our Honey Harbour winter resort is also the place to be for snowmobile weekends and ice-fishing getaways with friends, or for a romantic winter escape with a special someone.

Halls Cottage Resort is a year-round 30,000 island vacation destination where you can rent a comfortable lakefront cottage on Georgian Bay and enjoy the casual cottage lifestyle without breaking the bank. Our Honey Harbour resort is perfect for families looking for an affordable cottage vacation that provides modern housekeeping accommodations in a beautiful location, all at a reasonable price. Please check out our competitive cottage rental rates and great resort specials.

When planning your next cottage vacation, you should keep in mind that an Ontario housekeeping cottage resort like Hall's Cottage has many advantages over a private cottage rental, especially for families vacationing with children. Our housekeeping cottage resort property offers more in the way of facilities, amenities, and recreational activities than any private cottage for rent can. At Halls Cottage's you have a choice of freshly renovated 2 and 3-bedroom cottages. We have a sand beach, large fire pit, BBQ facilities, and fishing boat rentals onsite. Shopping and services are only a short walk away in Honey Harbour, and hiking trails are also close by. For families, there is a park and a children's play area close by. For a fabulous family vacation, no private cottage rental could possibly offer what our Georgian Bay housekeeping cottage resort can.

There are few places on earth that are as scenic as Georgian Bay. No matter what time of year you plan to visit, this Ontario cottage country region is spectacular, but during the autumn, fall colour season, Georgian Bay is a photographer's paradise; awash in a vivid display of brilliant colours. When you cottage on Georgian Bay in the fall, you are treated to quiet days and crisp clear nights. The summer crowds in Honey Harbour have dispersed, the fishing is great, and our lakefront cottages provide all the comforts of home.

A favorite Ontario vacation playground and a celebrated cruising destination for boaters, the 30,000 Islands of Georgian Bay is famous for its rugged landscape, clean, clear water, scenic islands, countless anchorages, and abundant wildlife. In 2004, the area was designated as a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve by the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization in recognition of the region's distinctive natural characteristics and diversity of plant and animal species.

Within the Georgian Bay Biosphere Reserve are provincial and national parks, and almost 350-thousand hectares of shoreline. The Georgian Bay Biosphere Reserve is the largest freshwater archipelago in the world, extending from the Severn River north to the French River over 200 kilometres. Established in 1998, it is one of a total 16 Canadian Biosphere Reserves and 600 around the world. Because of its thriving biodiversity, Georgian Bay Biosphere Reserve is times called the Galapagos of the North. The area boasts 170 different species of breeding birds, 44 different mammals, and 34 different types of reptiles and amphibians. In addition, within the biosphere area, over 100 different types of diverse habitation has been identified.

While vacationing at our Georgian Bay resort, be sure to take the family for a day visit to the nearby towns of Penetanguishene and Midland. Less than 45 minutes by car, the town of Midland boasts two educational and world-class attractions; Sainte-Marie Among the Huron and the Martyrs Shrine. Sainte-Marie Among the Huron is a designated National Historic Site where the first European settlement in Ontario was built. From 1639 to 1649, French Jesuits and lay brothers worked at the mission trying to convert the native Wendat people to Christianity. Sainte-Marie Among the Huron was reconstructed on the actual site after meticulous archaeological and historic research. This living museum demonstrates what life was like for these early pioneers and Canada's first people. Visitors to the site may explore the village themselves or take a guided tour from a costumed guide. There is a restaurant and gift shop onsite.

Located directly across the road from Sainte-Marie Among the Huron is the Martyr's Shrine. The Martyr's Shrine is a Roman Catholic church and national shrine to Canadian martyrs. This historic site honours the eight Jesuit saints who lived, worked, and died here more than 350 years ago. It is visited by thousands of tourists and religious pilgrims each year who come to see the church and wander the paths that lead to the dozens of shrines, memorials, and gardens within this beautiful and peaceful place. There is also a snack bar, museum, and viewing tower.

Just a few minutes up the highway from Midland lies the town of Penetanguishene. Here you will find Discover Harbour, an Ontario attraction that celebrates the area's naval and military past. Discovery Harbour is where British naval and military built their base to safeguard access to Upper Canada during the War for 1812. Originally called "His Majesty's Naval Establishment on Lake Huron," it was home to over 70 people by 1820. The population included naval officers, sailors, shipwrights and soldiers. The base built and maintained numerous dwellings and work buildings, five large ships and 15 smaller vessels. The British Naval and Military Outpost was occupied until 1856.

Hall's Housekeeping Cottages

Halls Cottages offers waterfront rental cottages on Georgian Bay, Ontario. We have fully equipped rental housekeeping cottages with sand beach, marina, boat rentals and terrific fishing in the 30,000 Islands.

14 Blue Water Road, Box 248

Honey Harbour